December 6, 2012
- Time 7:30 p.m.
- Location Washington, D.C.
- Price NG Member: $18; General Public: $20
Eric and Sarah McNair-Landryan adventurous brother-sister team from Baffin Islandgrew up with the Arctic Ocean and sled dogs in their backyard. Both have trekked across the polar regions since they were teens. Last year, on a Nat Geo Young Explorers grant, the two kite-skied over two thousand miles through Canada’s arctic archipelago, fending off polar bears and coping with unfavorable winds and melting ice along the way.
Watch a video of an earlier expedition across Greenland with Eric and Sarah McNair-Landry:
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